The pretty happy New World, What the heck!

Terrasse de café. Paris, vers 1925.Photo: Maurice Louis Branger

Many people ask me: “What the heck are you doing in the pretty happy New World.” First of all, the pretty happy New World is not always pretty and certainly not always happy.  But it is definitely exciting and interesting to live here in the Bay Area in between lots of somatic-spiritual-psychological awareness, that keeps everyone extremely busy!

But again: “What the heck am I doing here?”
I start with my New Year’s resolutions for 2013. They were simple:

  • Go earlier to bed,
  • Get a job that pays me well,
  • And do some arty projects.

The result so far: I rarely make it to bed before 12am, I don’t have a job that pays me well, but I do some arty projects and extremely enjoy collaborating with Giselle and Mary. Continue reading


10 days

I have signed up again for a 10 days intensive Breema workshop and I love it!

After my beautiful experience last year, surprisingly I am back and also catch up with some of the participants from last year.

Breema is a type of bodywork that aims body-mind connection in order to become more present in the treatment and also in daily life. The classes include bodywork, meditation, lectures, times for questions and snacks (which are very important :-)). I enjoy learning the “Breema” touch as to me it feels like being in water no matter if I give or receive a treatment. Also I see their approach as a great potential value for anyone with a sincere interest in Truth as it is a practical road of self-understanding. I like practicality and simplicity especially as I have the wish for more taste of life.
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